Epic Dutch poem. On verso of t.p.: Geene exemplaren worden voor echt erkend, dan die met het onderstaende merk gedrukt zyn. John Adams Library copy may be missing pages at end. Topics: Dutch poetry, Epic poetry, Dutch
John Adams Library copy inscribed on t.p.: "Pres. Adams Quincy." Presents "an account of the origin, progress, and present condition of the institution" and solicits further contributions. Includes reports to the Trustees by James Jackson, the physician, and J. C. Warren, the surgeon of the general hospital, dated March 6 and March 10, 1822 (p. 7-16) and by Rufus Wyman, physician and superintendent of the Asylum, dated Jan. 10, 1822 (p. 24-28).
Royal decree of March 10, 1810, superseding act of September 14, 1807. Full date of imprint: March 28th 1810. John Adams Library copy contains significant markings and annotations in Adams's hand comparing passages to the "old regulation." Topic: Privateering -- Jurisp. Denmark, 1810
John Adams Library copy contains bookplate: "Ex bibliotheca Nicolai Joseph Foucault comitis consistoriani." Separate leaf of notes in Greek inserted at p. 496-497; removed and stored separately. Topic: Apion, ca. 25 B.C.-ca. 45 A.D
Four volumes per year; each v. has volume t.p., issued with 3rd no. of the v; volumes called Tome premier (janvier, février et mars 1797); 1800-1801 called also quatrième année-cinquième année. John Adams Library has v. 7 (Juillet 1798) only. Topics: European literature -- 18th century, Europe -- Politics and government 1789-1815 Periodicals
John Adams Library copy contains significant annotations in Adams's hand. Transcriptions of handwritten annotations available from Boston Public Library, Rare Books & Manuscripts Department. Topics: Calas, Jean, 1698-1762, Toleration, Toleration
John Adams Library copy missing "Erratum" at bottom of p. 28. Relates to two measures adopted: a proposition to amend the Constitution of the U.S. by apportioning representatives among the states according to the number of free inhabitants, and to provide for the choice of electors of president and vice president by a general ticket. Topics: Massachusetts. General Court, United States -- Politics and government 1801-1809, Massachusetts --...
John Adams Library copy has bookplate: John Adams Library, in the Custody of the Boston Public Library John Adams Library copy transferred from the supervisors of the Temple and School Fund. Quincy, Mass., 1894
John Adams Library copy contains minor annotations in Adams's hand. Transcriptions of handwritten annotations available from Boston Public Library, Rare Books & Manuscripts Department. Topic: Netherlands -- History 1714-1795
John Adams Library copy transferred from the supervisors of the Temple and School Fund. Quincy, Mass., 1894 Topics: Massachusetts. Militia, Massachusetts -- History, Military, Massachusetts -- History War of 1812,...